About Cyber Security | Butler Community College

About Cyber Security

Secure Your Future with Cyber Security

At Butler, when you learn cyber security you’re equipped to make a difference. Whether you choose the one-year certificate or the two-year degree, you’re prepared to secure local businesses, the military, and state and national governmental agencies from cyber-attacks. This program teaches you learn real-life skills you can incorporate directly into your work. You’ll be able to create a secure network environment through risk and threat analysis, network monitoring, host hardening and many other network defense mechanisms.

These hands-on security measures increase your impact and marketability as an information security analyst. Our industry-experienced instructors teach you how to protect networks and critical infrastructure using industry standard skills.

Understanding an organization’s security vulnerabilities equips you with experiential learning skills and helps you understand the importance of cyber security. Whether you work for a small business or are on the cutting-edge of national security, you are crucial to securing information technology infrastructure.  

If you are detail-oriented and have strong analytical and problem-solving skills, you are a great fit for this high-growth industry.

After Butler, you can head straight into the workforce or transfer seamlessly to a four-year school.

Butler Offers Certificates in:

  • TestOut PC Ori
  • Network Pro
  • Security Pro

Become Prepared to Test for These Additional Certifications:

  • CompTIA A+
  • Network+
  • Security+
  • Microsoft Server Pro
  • Microsoft Client Pro
  • AccessData Certified Examiner Certificate